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ÁLVARO BARRIOS

 Barranquilla, Colombia. 1945     

 

EDUCATION

School of Fine Arts, Barranquilla, Colombia.

Universitá Italiana per Stranieri, Perugia, Italy. 

Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venezia, Italy.

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS (SELECTION)

2017     Nohra Haime Gallery, New York,

2015     Self-portrait disguised as an artist / Conceptual Art and photography in Colombia, Instituto Cervantes, Madrid.

2014     Islands off the Shores of Asia, Spring Workshop, Honk Kong./Rumeurs du Météore, FRAC Lorraine, Metz, France. 

             The Legend of the Dream, Museum of Modern Art, Medellín.

2013     82 Mercer Street, New York, NY 10012 USA, Henrique Faria Fine Art at PINTA NY New York City, Henrique Faria Fine Art at Armory Show 2013

2012     Losing the Human Form: A Seismic Image of the Latin American Eighties, Reina Sofía National Art Center Museum, Madrid.

             Caribbean: Crossroads of the World ", The Del Barrio Museum, The Harlem Studio Museum, Queens Museum of Art, New York.

2011     Systems, Actions and Processes: 1965-1975, Fundación Proa, Buenos Aires.

             Dreaming, Henrique Faria Fine Art, New York.

2010     Latin American Conceptualism I, Henrique Faria Fine Art, New York.

             Although you do not believe it !, Alonso Garcés Gallery, Bogotá.

2009     Dreams About Marcel Duchamp, Witzenhausen Gallery, Amsterdam.

2008     Dreams About Marcel Duchamp, Nohra Haime Gallery, New York.

2007     New Perspectives in Latin American Art 1930 - 2006: Selections from a Decade of Acquisitions, The Museum of Modern Art, MoMA, New York.

2004     MoMA at The Museum: Latin American and Caribbean Art from the collection of the Museum of Modern Art, El Museo del Barrio, New York.

             Trans/Migrations: Graphics as Contemporary Art, I Trienal Poligráfica, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

2002     The Fifty Roads of Life, National Museum of Fine Arts, Buenos Aires.

2001     I Biennial of Buenos Aires, National Museum of Fine Arts, Buenos Aires.

2000     The Fifty Ways of Life, Visual Arts Center of Lima.

1999     Latin America: Das Vanguardas ao End of Milenio, Culturgest Center, Lisbon.

1998     Graphic Work by Alvaro Barrios. National Museum of the Estampa, Mexico City, Mexico.

1997     Do It. Luis Angel Arango Library, Bogotá, Colombia.

1996     Latin America 96. National Museum of Fine Arts, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

1991     Latin American Drawings Today. San Diego Museum of Modern Art, San Diego, California.

1990     Great Cultural Exhibition of Colombia. The Fuji Museum, Tokyo, Japan.

1986     Colombian Contemporary Art. Mall Galleries, London, England; Palais des Beaux Arts, Brussels, Belgium.

             II Biennial of Havana, Cuba./ "One hundred Years of Colombian Art." Imperial Palace, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 

             One hundred Years of Colombian Art. Italo-Latin American Institute, Rome, Italy.

1985     Norwegian International Print Biennial.

1983     Multiples  by Latin American Artists.  Franklin  Furnace Archives, New York.

1982     Kunster aus Lateinamerika. Daad Galerie, Berlin, German

1981     IV Bienal de Grabado de San Juan, Puerto Rico.

1979     Trienal Latinoamericana de Grabado, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

1977     Los Novísimos Colombianos.  Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Sofia Imbert, Caracas, Venezuela.

1976     Colombian Figurative Graphics. University of Texas Art Museum.

1975     XIII Bienal de Sao Paulo.  Sao Paulo, Brasil.

1974     IX Biennial of Prints of Tokyo.  Tokyo, Japan.

1971     VII Biennale de Paris.  Paris, France.

 

COLLECTIONS

The Museum of Modern Art, New York.

The Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York.

El Museo del Barrio, New York.

The New York Public Library, New York.

J. P. Morgan Chase Collection, New York.

Daros Latin American Collection, Zurich.

National Gallery of Western Australia, Perth.

Museo de Arte Moderno de América Latina, Washington.

Centro Wifredo Lam, La Habana.

Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Lima.

Museo de Arte del Banco de la República, Bogotá.

Museo de Arte Moderno, Bogotá.

Museo Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá.

Museo de Antioquia, Medellín.